Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs. HTC One: What to Expect

The Galaxy Note 3 may take design hints from the Galaxy S4.

*+-For much of 2013, the most talked about Android smartphone battle will be the one between the HTC One and the Samsung Galaxy S4, the two most prolific Android devices of the time. However, as we move deeper into the year, consumers will start comparing the HTC One to another Samsung device, the rumored Samsung […]

Google I/O 2013 Expectations: Nexus 7 2, Phones, Tweaks to Android

*+-Google I/O kicks off in less than 24 hours and while Sundar Pichai, head of Android at Google is telling Android users to expect a more developer focused event, we don’t expect Google I/O will go off without new hardware and software announced at the three hour keynote on Wednesday morning. Google I/O is known […]

Samsung Galaxy S5: 5 Things to Know

The Verizon Galaxy S4 will arrive early for some.

*+-The Samsung Galaxy S4 is finally here, replacing the Samsung Galaxy S3 as Samsung’s flagship smartphone model as it takes on the likes of the iPhone 5 and the HTC One. And while the Galaxy S4 has arrived, and will be the go-to Samsung smartphone for quite some time, there are likely consumers who are […]

Aereo Brings Streaming TV To Atlanta iPads on June 17


*+-Today Aereo announced it will expand its service to a third city, Atlanta in June. On June 17, those in Atlanta who signed up for information about the service coming their city will finally have the chance to sign up. A week later, on June 24, Aereo will open to everyone in the Atlanta area. […]

Verizon HTC One Launch Takes Yet Another Twist

The HTC One Android 4.2 update has been pegged for July by French carrier SFR.

*+-The demand for a Verizon HTC One is still out there but there still aren’t any clear signs of an impending launch despite several twists that have occurred in recent days including another that emerged today in the form of a deal that Verizon is hosting for the Droid DNA, a device that a Verizon […]

White Nexus 4 Video Appears on Eve of Google I/O

Google is rumored to be working on a Nexus 5 to replace the Nexus 4.

*+-The long-rumored and elusive white Nexus 4 has seemingly appeared on video today, just a day before Google takes over the Moscone Center in San Francisco for Google I/O, an event that could potentially be the launching pad for a number of new products. The white Nexus 4 has been spotted numerous times in the […]

Disney Debuts New WATCH ABC Live Streaming Application


*+-Disney has announced that as of today, the company will be rolling out Watch ABC, an iOS and Kindle Fire application that will allow users to stream content over the devices as it airs in real-time. According to today’s press release, WATCH ABC will be made available via an “open access preview” to users in […]

Verizon Galaxy S4: Everything You Need to Know


*+-The Verizon Galaxy S4 launch has been one of the more lengthy, more confusing launches in recent memory but thankfully, the saga will be coming to a close in the near future. In just a few days, Verizon will finally release the Samsung Galaxy S4 into the wild, joining the four other major carriers that […]

BlackBerry Q10 to Debut on Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile This Summer

BlackBerry Q10

*+-BlackBerry has announced that its keyboard-centric BlackBerry Q10 will be made available to subscribers on T-Mobile, Verizon and Sprint throughout the summer. The Q10’s device page on T-Mobile now indicates that the device will be made available to users on the network starting this June. Data speed minded users should also rejoice: the device will […]

Nexus 7 2 Release Date & Rumor Roundup

A new report claims the new Nexus 7 will arrive in July.

*+-Tomorrow, Google will open the doors of the Moscone Center and kick off its yearly developer conference, Google I/O, wherein the company will likely announce some new developments with its Android platform. The company is heavily rumored to be announcing a new version of Android which may debut alongside a new version of the Nexus […]

Nokia Latest to Use Smart Software to Fight Camera War


*+-This year, smartphone manufacturers are not only attempting to differentiate their camera offerings on hardware, but also on software and Nokia is the latest to do so with its recently announced Nokia Lumia 925 flagship, which floated by the code name of Catwalk in the past. The Nokia camera-centric high-end Windows Phone 8 device has […]

All Android Developers Can Now Reply to User Reviews


*+-Every Android application developer will now be able to reply to reviews left by users of their applications in the Google Play Store. The change, which was announced today on the Android Developers Blog, will address what’s apparently become a huge deal for Android developers: that they aren’t able to directly address the concerns of […]

BlackBerry Will Bring BBM To iPhone and Android This Summer

BBM for iPhone and Android

*+-Today at BlackBerry Live BlackBerry announced that BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) will come to iPhone and Android as a free app sometime this summer. In its press release BlackBerry notes that, pending approval from Apple and Google, the BBM chat service will arrive in the App Store and Google Play Store this summer. The initial release […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini May Use Dual-Core Processor

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is expected to launch in late June.

*+-The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini, which has been rumored to either have a dual-core or quad-core processor on board, may wind up sporting the lesser of the two with new information pointing to it as having a Exynos 5210 dual-core processor on board when it arrives later this year. Over the past few months, rumors […]

ReviverSoft Announces Start Menu Reviver for Windows 8

Start Menu Reviver for Windows 8 and Windows 7

*+-RiviverSoft’s new Start Menu Reviver could be just what those still craving for a return of the Start Menu and Star button have been looking for. The software, which debuted today, allows users to create a Start Menu and accompanying button in Windows 8 after they’ve purchased a new PC or upgraded their current PC with […]

Nokia Introduces Nokia Lumia 925

The Nokia Lumia 925, with it's new Smart Cam application pictured.

*+-Smartphone users with an eye for build quality and materials now have a new device to choose: the Nokia Lumia 925. Announced this morning by Nokia’s head of smart devices, Jo Harlow, the Nokia Lumia 925 will feature a 4.5 inch Clear Black AMOLED display, an 8.7 megapixel front-facing camera and a 1.3 megapixel rear-facing […]

Microsoft Confirms Windows 8.1 Is A Free Update To Windows 8


*+-Today Microsoft confirmed that Windows 8.1, formerly known as Windows Blue, will come to all Windows 8 users as a free update. Windows 8.1 will come to Windows 8 and Windows RT users as an update through the Windows Store sometime later this year. Microsoft will release a public preview of the update on June […]

Microsoft Details GDR2 Update for Windows Phone 8 Devices


*+-With its GDR2 update for Windows Phone 8, Microsoft will seek to bring its Data Sense feature to more wireless carriers and restore FM Radio functionality. In a blog post that was also meant to bolster the announcement of Nokia’s latest flagship, the Lumia 925, Michael Stroh of the Windows Phone Team has finally confirmed […]

NVIDIA Shield Coming In June For $350, Pre-Orders Start May 20


*+-Months after its unveil, NVIDIA Shield finally drops the “project” from its name and gets a price tag of $349.99. NVIDIA Shield will start shipping in June with pre-orders starting May 20. Those who signed up to get more information about NVIDIA Shield, however, can pre-order the Android portable console today through a link sent […]